The Rudder agent CLI is available as a Powershell module, by running, in a Powershell terminal

rudder agent <action>

where action can be one of the following

  • disable: Disable the agent, and prevent its execution
  • enable: Enable the agent
  • info: Show information about the agent and the node (hostname, Rudder ID, policy server, etc)
  • inventory: Generate an inventory, and send it to the server
  • run: Run the agent (see example output below)
  • update: Update agent policy from the Rudder Server
  • version: Show the version of the DSC Rudder agent

Example of a Rudder DSC agent output on Windows